The group Barenaked Ladies sings “If I had a million dollars, I’d buy you a house.”
So what does a MILLION DOLLARS buy you these days?
Here are some samples in the Washington DC/Virginia/Maryland region (descriptions are taken from listing agent comments in MRIS). There’s quite a range!
VIENNA, VA – Listed at $999,000
4 bedrooms. 4 1/2 baths. Built in 1996. 1 fireplace. Almost 1/2 acre lot. Beautiful, spacious, upgraded colonial in sought-after sub-division. Walking distance to metro. Hardwood floors on main level, new neutral carpeting and expansive family room with gas fireplace insert. Spacious gourmet eat-in kitchen with new granite tops. Fully-finished basement with rec room, office, bedroom and media room. Lusciously landscaped corner-lot backing to woods.
WOODBRIDGE, VA – Listed at $995,000
4 bedrooms. 3 1/2 baths. Contemporary home built in 1997. 1 fireplace. 3.85 acres.
Gorgeous secluded waterfront estate with over 5,700 sq ft of quality living space in main house. Over 2,000 sq ft of decking over looking the Occoquan Reservoir. 2 docks and boat house, plus separate 3 level office building – 2600 sq. ft.
BALTIMORE – Listed at $998,000
7 bedrooms. 5 full baths. 2 half baths. Built in 1933. 2 fireplaces. Almost 1/3 acre lot.
Walk to Hopkins University, upscale restaurants, famous Guilford Gardens. Fantastically updated 6+ bedroom home with gourmet eat-in kitchen, new family area, mudroom off drive and garage, formal dining room, living room, sunroom, 3-story staircase leads to master bedrom, sitting room, dressing room and his/her new baths, 4 additional bedrooms, plus lover level au pair suite & rec room. Glorious yard, quiet private street new paved road.
ARLINGTON – Listed at $999,0004 bedrooms. 3 1/2 baths. Built in 2009. 2 fireplaces. .13 acre lot. BRAND NEW Arts & Crafts home features 2200 sq ft on 3 finished levels with 9-ft ceilings on each level. Gourmet kitchen w/breakfast bar, cherry cabinets & granite. Separate dining room w/bay window. Living room with gas fireplace opens to covered rear porch. Period molding. Lower level rec room, bedroom & full bath open to covered, rear patio.
WASHINGTON DC – Listed at $1,000,000“Hot shell in great location Historic District”.
CULPEPPER, VA – Listed at $1,000,0005 bedrooms. 4 full baths. 2 half baths. Built in 2003. 2 fireplace. Over 14 acres.This Estate will WOW you! Almost 7,000 custom sq ft! Solar panels heat the in-ground pool, pond. 4 other buildings with many more specialties- make this a home that your clients must see to believe! Not in a subdivision, no HOA’s. Totally private within minutes to the town of Culpeper!
GREAT FALLS, VA – Listed at $999,0004 bedrooms. 2 1/2 baths. Built in 1969. 1 fireplace. Approx 5 1/2 acre lot. Truly exqusite 5 acre lot with house and barn/stable. Located on highest point of Seneca Rd. Great Horse property, with mature trees, all fenced in. House can be lived in while you build your new home.Home sold “as-is”.